Home Exchanges, House Sitting and
exchanging allows you all the comforts of
home while on vacation at a bargain price.
While open to anyone, the arrangement is
ideal for travelers who have the time and
means to arrange flexible and sometimes long-term
vacations and for those who wish to experience
what it's really like to live in another
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Vacations: Home Exchanges
Exchanges, Housesitting, and Caretaking Websites
The Caretaker Gazette
Would you like to house sit anywhere
in the world? There are empty homes in every state
and country, and property owners are looking for
trustworthy people to live in them as property
caretakers and housesitters! The Caretaker Gazette
contains these property caretaking/housesitting
openings in all 50 states and foreign countries.
Published since 1983, subscribers receive 1,000+
property caretaking opportunities each year, worldwide.
Some of these caretaking and housesitting openings
also offer compensation in addition to the free
housing provided. Short, medium and long-term property
caretaking assignments are in every issue. The Caretaker Gazette, (206) 462-1818. www.caretaker.org.
established in 1972 and outlet now has 14,000 members in
International was established in 1953, HomeLink International
is the oldest and largest home exchange organization
in the world with 24 offices worldwide, staffed by experienced
home exchangers and meeting the home exchange needs of
the more than 13,000 listed members in 69 countries.
Each year HomeLink publishes a full-color 800-page print
directory with thousands of individual listings and photos.
Members also have year-round access to an online database
on the latest listings and assistance from 24 English-speaking
officers worldwide. Annual membership. (Reviewed by Alison
part of an association covering more than 50 countries,
and founded in 1953. About 5,000 members, 3,800 of them
overseas. membership fees per year for web-only membership;
book-web combo that gets you full access to the membership
Home Exchange Network (IHEN), since 1995 has been
servicing the needs of travelers worldwide. Offers listings
of home exchange opportunities and vacation rentals in
over 50 countries to assist you in planning your next
Vacation Home Exchange Network (IVHE) helps to find
a dream holiday location. As an IVHE member you unlock
a whole new world of vacation opportunities. You can
use your second home to trade with other members for
My House has a US$20 annual membership which grants
house-sitters access to worldwide listings and an easy-to-use
House Sitters gives you access to listings, a secure
communication system, email alerts, and the ability to
create references for US$96/year.